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In his concession speech, Taylor criticized the ranked-choice voting system.
Allyssa Victory almost didn’t end up on the ballot, but her campaign’s supporters propelled Thao to victory in the ranked-choice runoff.
Thao will be Oakland’s next mayor, according to the final results posted by election officials Monday.
The order is a blow to landlords who sued Oakland and Alameda County this year, but the case is not over.
Most Oakland Unified School District third graders are not reading at grade level. Many schools are turning to “high-dosage” tutoring from community-based organizations to help.
This week in Oakland: 90s and 2000s jam at Starline, jazz at Piedmont Piano Company, and metal at Elbo Room
Other events include a Lake Merritt clean-up with the Trash Falcons and drink-and-draw with Oakland Art Library at Crooked City Cider.
We’ll be joined on Dec. 15 by award winning filmmakers Benjamin Mulholland, Laura Wagner, and Peter Nicks. Plus musical guest Satya.
Riders and drivers who want to revive casual carpool are finding it difficult to reestablish the famously organic tradition.
Oakland’s dangerous roadways
An investigative series looking into traffic and pedestrian safety in our city. Read more.
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